These new awards, in partnership with NCLR, honor transgender athletes as well as other trans people involved in sports, including this journalist.
Kahrl, who in 2002 became the nation’s first out transgender sports writer, announced she will be heading up sports coverage at a major metropolitan newspaper.
Alex Plinck has built relationships with players while covering the Texas Rangers. His story is emblematic of how the game has become more welcoming.
Through poetry, Russell shares his thoughts on the shooting deaths of Tony McDade, George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery.
Sports commentator Nick McCarvel came out in 2016. That hasn’t slowed down his career one bit.
A mainstay at WEEI for the last few years, Alex Reimer will now be walking the halls of the State House.
Steve Buckley is one of the most revered out gay sports columnists in the media.
Colleagues and friends of Bo Churney have raised about $20k.
Dave Doyle opens up about his personal and professional lives.
Nick McCarvel covers tennis and Olympic sports.
Alex Reimer came out Wednesday. He writes about sports for SB Nation, Forbes and other publications.
Chris Hine of the Chicago Tribune points out the gay issues the NFL still refuses to tackle in meaningful ways.